Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #941 with a release and air date of Saturday, March 11, 2017. This weeks edition is anchored by Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Andre Wald, KC0MMY, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.
This weeks program was produced and edited by W2XBS.
Trending stories in this weeks newscast:
1. President Trump Renominates Ajit Pai to New Five-Year FCC Term
2. Radio Shack Again Files for Bankruptcy
3. New FCC Chairman Declares First Phase of Pilot Transparency Project a Success
4. Cape Cod National Seashore to Host W1MGY Titanic Memorial Special Event
5. Three-Way Race Under Way for Southwestern Division Vice Director Slot
6. Puerto Rico Section, American Red Cross PR Chapter, Ink Memorandum of Understanding
7. More Countries Authorize 60-Meter Bands; Comments Due by March 20 on ARRL 5 MHz Petition
8. Former Business News Broadcaster Paul H. Kangas, W4LAA, SK
9. FCC Says That More Aggressive Action Needs To Be Taken On Pirate FM Broadcasters
10. Teen Radio Amateur to Activate Iceland on his Inaugural DXpedition
11. RSGB Says Regulator Ofcom is Not Resolving Interference Complaints
12. HamVention Announces Various Award Winners
13. ARISS to Swap Out Handheld VHF Transceivers on Space Station
14. RST-Suffix Special Event is Back
Plus these Special Features This Week:
The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli W2XOY
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT,
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
Special Talk By Former FCC Counsel Riley Hollingsworth
Special Report on Ham Radio (Lifted From NPR)
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